Arrested Perceptions of Restoration Drama

Generally speaking, when people hear mention of Restoration drama, they think of bawdy, witty social comedies. ¬†As it so happens, comedy as a genre did not become popular (again) until the late 1660’s, the first decade of the period consisting largely of revivals and new works by lesser playwrights in the vein of these revivals. … Continue reading Arrested Perceptions of Restoration Drama